Active Transportation Grants Awarded in District 1

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Katie Everett, Caltrans Local Assistance, about Active Transportation Program grants awarded in District 1.


Mendocino Shady Dell Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Louisa Morris, Mendocino Land Trust about the Shady Dell Trail project on the northern Mendocino Coast, part of the California Coastal Trail (CCT), and progress on the CCT webapp that the Mendocino Land Trust is developing with the State Coastal Conservancy.


Marcella Clem & Active Transportation Projects

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Marcella Clem, the Executive Director of Humboldt County Association of Governments and the recent Active Transportation Funding recommendations for our region.


Coastal Currents: Otters (And Also Otters)

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Delia and Larry chat with Steve Shimek, Chief Executive of The Otter Project regarding, well, otters.


Arcata Dog Park

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Pamela Brown about the Arcata Dog Park. At this point a parcel has been identified and they are hoping to have control of it by 2016. At that point fundraising can begin and if all goes according to plan, Acata will join Eureka and Fortuna as cities in Humboldt County that have official dog parks.


The Great Shasta Rail Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with April Gray, President of the Great Shasta Rail Trail Association and Ben Miles, Board member and Treasurer of said organization. This is a rails to trails project that has been in the works for the past 10 years between the towns of McCloud and Burney. This is a 50+ mile span. Just recently about 35 miles of this rail trail has opened to the public.


September 23 Coastal Currents

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

Delia and Larry speak with Dr. Brian Tissot, Director of the HSU marine lab regarding the lab's mission and accomplishments over a 50-year period.


Explore The Coast!

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Denise Newman, Senior Planner with NRS and RCAA about the 2nd annual Explore the Coast event taking place on the Hikshari Trail on Sunday September 27th.


September 16 Coastal Currents

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Jennifer Savage, Delia Bense-Kang, and Larry talk with Beth Frink regarding the Wine By The Sea event.


Cooper Gulch, Lacks Creek & ENF Waterfront Run & Walk

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015

This morning I spoke with Dave Hayes, President of the Board of Humboldt Trails Council. We spoke of activities going on at Cooper Gulch in Eureka, also the new beginner mountain bike track at up at Lacks Creek and the plans for developing the full property with a 15 mile mountain bike trail. We also talked about the Eureka Natural Foods Waterfront Run and Walk coming up on the 27th.


Art Reeve - Dows Prairie School Trail

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Art Reeve, Deputy Director of Humboldt County Public Works about the new Dows Prairie School Trail and the process that led to it. Also new 15 mph school zone speed limits are discussed.


Coastal Currents: The Problem With Microbeads

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Jen Savage and Larry discuss the problems associated with microbeads that are found in some beauty and personal care products.


Mary Burke - CalTrout & Friends of the Arcata Marsh

Happy Trails / Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015

This morning Emily and I spoke with Mary Burke of CalTrout and Friends of the Arcata Marsh. We looked at the School Road Trail in McKinleyville and how restoration and public access don't have to be on opposite ends of the spectrum.


August 19 Coastal Currents

Coastal Currents / Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015

Jen and Larry talk with Tibora Girczyc-Blum about upcoming Scrap Humboldt event.


August 12 Coastal Currents

Coastal Currents / Friday, Aug. 14, 2015

Jen and Larry talk to BayKeeper's Jen Kalt about decommissioning the former nuclear power plant.